dry eye

Sustained-release dexamethasone depot effective in lowering fluorescein stainingA dropless option for steroid therapy showed encouraging results in a phase II safety and efficacy study in patients with inflammatory dry eye disease.
Vectored thermal pulsation delivers long-lasting MGD improvementFollow-up from a study enrolling 200 patients with meibomian gland dysfuction showed a single treatment with vectored thermal pulsation afforded improvements in symptoms and meibomian gland function.
Semifluorinated alkane technology brings advantages for topical therapySemifluorinated alkane technology has novel physicochemical properties that explain its benefits as an ocular lubricant and support its use for developing a well-tolerated, preservative-free, multidose preparation of cyclosporine.
The power of the celebrity spokesperson
The power of the celebrity spokespersonIn the past when you thought of Jennifer Aniston, the girl-next-door character Rachel from Friends would come to mind.
Uncover patient lifestyle habits that lead to OSD
Uncover patient lifestyle habits that lead to OSDA day in the life of a female patient provides clues that can help
Complementary and alternative medicine help dry eye patients
Complementary and alternative medicine help dry eye patientsWith the exponential increase of interest in dry eye or ocular surface disease (OSD) among physicians and the industry, we are fortunate to have access to exciting new diagnostic and imaging technology as well as new treatment options and therapeutics for some of our most frustrated patients.
4 reasons to use a compounding pharmacyThere are four reasons to opt for a compounding pharmacy instead of reach for your Rx pad: strength, form, ingredients, and function.
How to get non-symptomatic dry eye patients to comply with treatment
How to get non-symptomatic dry eye patients to comply with treatmentDr. Scott Schachter offers advice on how to better manage non-symptomatic dry eye patients and encourage them to comply with your treatment plan
Incorporating meibomian gland imagingAdding this technology can improve your diagnosis and better educate your patients
Exploring link between sleep habits, dry eye
Exploring link between sleep habits, dry eyeSleep position may be correlated with the severity of dry eye symptoms, suggests a new study.